normotensive

adjective
nor·​mo·​ten·​sive | \ ˌnȯr-mō-ˈten(t)-siv How to pronounce normotensive (audio) \

Definition of normotensive

: having normal blood pressure

Other Words from normotensive

normotensive noun

First Known Use of normotensive

circa 1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for normotensive

normal + -o- + -tensive (as in hypotensive)

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The first known use of normotensive was circa 1941

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“Normotensive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/normotensive. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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normotensive

adjective
nor·​mo·​ten·​sive | \ ˌnȯr-mō-ˈten(t)-siv How to pronounce normotensive (audio) \

Medical Definition of normotensive

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having normal blood pressure normotensive offspring of hypertensive parents

normotensive

noun

Medical Definition of normotensive (Entry 2 of 2)

: an individual with normal blood pressure

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